2023 Christmas and Holiday Events in Miami

What's On This Year: Christmas Lights, Holiday Villages, Santa, the Nutcracker...
Christmas in Miami

Ho! Ho! Ho! Stringing our lights around the palm trees and Santa is getting ready to surf!

Christmas in Miami is about enjoying the sunshine and gorgeous breezy weather!

And to get into the spirit, our regular events are back with plenty of lights, christmas carols and holiday cheer... Zoo Lights, Winterland at the Farm, Santa's Enchanted Forest... they are all back this holiday season! Here are our top picks, from holiday villages, fantastic light strolls, holiday concerts and musicals and of course, the Nutcraker...

As in all public holidays, government offices, schools, post offices, banks and public libraries will close on Christmas Day. Many restaurants remain open and offer special celebratory meals, brunches, dinners, cocktails...

And this is the perfect time to head outdoors and enjoy the fresh air and gorgeous "winter" weather. Migrating birds and hybernating manatees have arrived, this is a good time for a visit to the Everglades, enjoy the beautiful wildlife or a thrilling airboat ride! Please note that some parks will be closed on Christmas Day.

Here are this year's most popular Christmas and Holiday Season events and celebrations in Miami:

Christmas Festivals, Fairs, Lights...

Christmas in Miami: Christmas Tree Lightings

And in the Holiday Entertainment Calendar

Christmas Concerts and Entertainment in Miami: The Nutcracker

Christmas Weekend Sports Events

Christmas Services

Where To Stay, Dine, Party

And check out this year's New Year's Eve Holiday events in Miami.

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Santa's Echanted Forest

Santa's Enchanted Forest

The largest Christmas-Themed Amusement Park and Carnival is back with its millions of dazzling lights, South Florida's tallest christmas tree, and the carnival rides for little ones and those wanting a little more extreme.
Santa's new home in Doral is bigger than ever with more than 40 acres of attractions, plus 3 entrances and expansive parking. It is a huge sprawling lively event, just coming to see the lights is worth the trip. Tons of entertainment for kids and families round it all up.
There are the many live shows, games, magic acts, mazes, all sorts of rides, from carrousels to roller coasters and drop towers and of course, the carnival food!

When? November 9, 2023 - January 7, 2024
Where? 7400 NW 87th Avenue, Miami, Florida 33166
How Much? Adults (9-64) $44.86, Children (3-8) and Seniors 65+ $36.45. Season Passes, military discounts, group discounts and express passes available.

More Info: Santa's Enchanted Forest

NightGarden a Magical Light Spectacular

NightGarden Magical Light Spectacular at Fairchild

An enchanted, illuminated experience full of fantasy and wonderment where things like the Wise Talking Tree, Flying Fairies and a Sunflower Maze come to life.
Come and marvel at unbelievable live effects such as holographic butterflies and floating orchids throughout multiple acres of dazzling magic.

When? Select dates November 10, 2023 to January 7, 2024
Where? Fairchild Tropical Botanic Gardens at 10901 Old Cutler Road, Coral Gables, FL 33156
How Much? Weekday prices starting at $25. General Admission $35, Children 10 and under $30, plus service fees. Discounts for Fairchild members, students, senior, military, group (min. 6) bundle available.

More info and tickets: Nightgarden Magical Light Spectacular

Tree Lighting at Shops at Merrick Park

Christmas Tree Lighting at Merrick Park

What? Merrick Park's 20th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony is one of the largest tree lighting ceremonies and holiday celebrations in South Florida. The event will include the 50-foot tree-lighting, special guest host WSVN News Anchor Alex de Armas and live special performance by Preston Howell.
Attendees will also enjoy a variety of interactive activities, entertainment and a highly anticipated appearance by Santa Claus, yes, come and get your photo taken with Santa.
The Miami Royal Ballet and Coral Gables Senior High School Gablettes will add to the festive spirit.

When? Thursday November 16, 2023 - 5:30 pm
Where? Shops at Merrick Park at 358 San Lorenzo Avenue, Coral Gables FL 33146
How Much? FREE! Attendees are encouraged to spread the warmth of the season and bring new unwrapped toys for children in care of Nicklaus Children's Hospital.

More info: www.shopsatmerrickpark.com

Luminosa! Festival of Lights at Jungle Island

Luminosa

A Chinese Lantern Festival with a very Miami tropical twist! Taking place in Jungle Island where 13 acres of the park's environs will be decked out with humongous brightly lit silk lanterns featuring four different themes portraying the diverse animal and plant life found in the park. Certainly a fantastic way to explore wildlife and adventure in a new light. The exhibits will be a very festive addition to the holidays!

When? November 21, 2023 - February 25, 2024
Where? Jungle Island at 1111 Parrot Jungle Trail Miami, Florida 33132
How Much? Adults $29.90, Children (4-12) $20.93, Senior, Student, Military $25.42, Group bundle (6 people or more) $26.91

More Info & tickets: Luminosa! Festival of Lights

Snow Carnival at Aventura Mall Parking Lot

Snow Carnival Aventura Mall

Snow in Miami? Yes! The Snow Carnival is coming to Aventura Mall, with over 350 tons of real snow, tons of twinkling lights, and a flurry of snowflakes...
Race down the snowy "Mini Matterhorn" and the snow tubing slides, make snow angels, throw a couple of snowballs, build a snowman, traverse the Candy Cane forest, hop aboard the Holiday Express and many many more winter games and surprises!

When?: November 23, 2023 - January 7, 2024
Where?: Aventura Mall parking lot off of 199th Street and Biscayne Boulevard
How Much?: Adult $39.99, Child (4-12) $34.99

More Info and Tickets: Snow Carnival at Aventura Mall

Nightly Snowfall at Dadeland Mall

Snowfall at Dadeland Mall

The forecast calls for 100% chance of snow at DADELAND MALL this holiday season!
Snow in Miami? Only at Dadeland Mall! Enjoy Nightly Snowfalls in the Fashion Wing near Tesla. Snow Shows take place every night at 7PM throughout the holiday season, set to the tune of holiday favorites. Don't miss it!
Shows last approximately 9 minutes.

When? November 20, 2023 - January 7, 2024 at 7:00 pm except Thanksgiving and Christmas Day
Where? Dadeland Mall
How Much? FREE

More info: Magican Snowfall At Dadeland Mall

Christmas Wonderland at Tropical Park

Christmas Wonderland at Tropical Park

What? A family holiday spectacular featuring miles of holiday lights, a collection of 50 carnival rides, including 3 roller coasters and the tallest ferris wheel in the country, live performances, a Santa Village, phenomenal lights shows, immersive experiences, and of course fantastic carnival food.
You don't want to miss WonderCirque and its world-class troupe of artists and the fearless motorcycle riders inside the giant steel Christmas ball.
More fun awaits at Gingerbread factory, ornament workshops, storytime with Mrs Klaus, Sweet Street, ToyTown and a snowy wonderland at Arctic Delight.

When? November 16 - January 7, 2024
Where? Tropical Park at 7900 SW 40 St, Miami, FL 33155
How Much? Adults $39 online ($45 at the door), children 3-10 $29 online, (35 at the door), 2 and under FREE

More info: https://miamiwonderland.com/

Symphony In Lights Holiday Celebration at Gulfstream Park

Gulfstream Park Symphony in Lights

The entire property will be illuminated with more than 250,000 LED lights, all set to the sounds of holiday favorites from yesterday and today.
A 10-minute light show will begin at the top of every hour from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm, selfies with Santa and snow show on opening night November 11.

"Symphony in Lights" is not only the perfect opportunity to experience some holiday magic, but also to enjoy shopping, dining and boundless entertainment at Gulfstream Park Village's open-air setting.

When? November 11 - December 31, 2023
Where? Gulfstream Park at 901 S. Federal Hwy, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009
How Much? FREE

More info: Symphony in Lights at Gulfstream Park

Open-Air Holiday Night Market at Dania Pointe

Dania Pointe Holiday Markets

What? Dania Pointe, known for distinctive shopping, quality dining, luxury living, and its flourishing business district, announces a festive holiday season with celebrations, shopping, and live entertainment to get everyone in the joyful spirit. The Lawn at Dania Pointe will become home to inspired Holiday Markets featuring local handmade and artisan gifts. Shop handmade artisan gifts, ornaments, homemade treats, and holiday items under the twinkling lights from local craft makers and artisans curated by @StyleMarket305.

When? Select Fridays: November 24, December 8 and 22, 2023 - 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Where? Dania Pointe at 139 S Compass Way, Dania Beach, FL 33004

How Much? FREE

More info: www.daniapointe.com


Zoo Lights at Zoo Miami

Zoo Miami Christmas

It's that magical time of the year as the park transforms into a fabulous array of shimmering trees and dazzling (animal-shaped of course) lights that adorn every corner of this fantastic animal kingdom.

What else? Appearances by Santa (until December 23) and Grinch, animal presentations, arts & crafts and letters to Santa (limited spaces available), hot cocoa and cookies (fee), Snowman's River Boat Rides ($5 per person)

Opening Night & Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 24, 2023

When?: Select nights November 24 - December 30, 2023 - 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Where?: Zoo Miami at 1 Zoo Boulevard, 12400 SW 152 Street, Miami, FL 33177
How Much?: $20.95 (online $18.95) per adult and $18.95 (online $16.95) per child age 3 - 12 plus tax, Snowman's River Boat Rides $5

More Info and Tickets: Zoo Lights

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Christmas Village at Vivo! Plaza in Dolphin Mall

Christmas Village at Vivo

What? The ultimate winter wonderland of lights, festive drinks, and captivating events! From Nov. 24th to Christmas Eve, dive into the enchanting world of their Christmas Village, adorned with sparkling light displays, igloo villages, and snow showers. Vivo! entertainment district promises a dazzling holiday activation with a tinsel tavern, pop-up performers, and more.

When? November 24 - December 24, 2023

Where? Vivo! Plaza at Dolphin Mall at 11401 NW 12th Stree, Miami, FL 33172

How Much? FREE

More info: Christmas Village at Vivo!


Winterland at the Farm

Winterland at Pinto Farm

With this 60-degree weather, what better way to warm up and get ready into the holiday spirit with family and friends than with some Snow, Holiday Treats, Hot chocolate and much more while you can meet Santa Claus, Nix the Snowman and Sprinkle the Gingerbread Cookie at a beautiful illuminated Forest.

Holiday treats, hay rides, paddleboat rides, Santa, pony rides, and many more activities for kids!

When?: Weekends from November 24, 2023 to January 1, 2024
Where?: Pinto Farm at 14890 SW 216 Street, Miami, FL 33170
How Much?: $27.10, children under one free, includes paddle boat rides, tractor rides, pony rides, race track, petting zoo, hay maze, and of course you get to meet Santa.

More info: www.pintofarm.com

Christmas at the Deeering Estate

Christmas at Deering Estate

"Holidays in Wonderland", a Lewis Carrol Story - Historic Holiday Decor: This season, the Deering Estate celebrates the holiday season through the looking glass with décor inspired by the fantastical world of Lewis Carroll. Alice, White Rabbit, Mad Hatter, and the Queen of Hearts, will be featured in several historic rooms, galleries, and hand-decorated holiday trees.

When? November 24, 2023 - January 7, 2024
How Much? Adults $15, Children (4 - 14) $7

Holiday Evening Strolls: Stroll the main grounds and the Historic Homes as they light up in the night. Enjoy the warmth of a campfire and showings of holiday films! Children can also bring their letters to Santa to drop off. Wrap up the night as Mrs. Claus arrives to read bedtime stories to the children from afar.

When? December 1 and 13, 2023 - 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
How Much? Adults $15, Children (4 - 14) $7

Story Time and Photos with Santa: Enjoy story-time with Santa's elves and photos with Santa (for an additional fee) inside the Great Hall. Children can participate in holiday arts and crafts activities.

When? December 16, 2023 - 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
How Much? Adults $15, Children (4 - 14) $7, additional fee for photo packages

Where? The Deering Estate at 16701 SW 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33157

More info: www.deeringestate.org

Holiday Tree Lighting at City of Doral

Christmas Tree Lighting Doral

What? Join us as we light up our 34ft Holiday Tree and the Government Center with brilliant lights during a special ceremony full of entertainment and joy! Carolers, face-painting, live performances, and lots and lots of lights.

When? Friday, December 1, 2023 - 6:00 pm

Where? Downtown Doral Park at 8395 NW 53rd St

How Much? FREE, photos with Santa $5

More info: www.cityofdoral.com


Miami Beach Holiday Festival of Lights

Miami Beach Festival of Lights - The Betsy

What? A dazzling series of outdoor live musical performances presented by the Miami Beach Classical Music Festival (MMF) and produced by Artistic Director, Michael Rossi, lights and project mapping displays that celebrate the rich array of international holiday traditions, live appearances by holiday characters, such as Santa Claus, The Grinch, and Elsa.
Through the innovative use of projection mapping technology, MMF will transform three iconic Miami Beach venues' building facades into interactive displays with vibrant imagery that is triggered by live music.

When and Where? Three weekends at three South Beach locations: Performances take place at 6:30 PM, 7:30 PM and 8:30 PM each night.

  • December 1 - 2, 2023 at Lincoln Road Mall at Euclid Ave & Lincoln Rd
  • December 15 - 16, 2023 at The Gabriel South Beach (formerly the Park Central) at 640 Ocean Drive, rescheduled to December 29 - 30, 2023
  • December 22 - 23, 2023 at the Betsy Hotel South Beach at 1440 Ocean Drive

How Much? FREE

More info: Miami Beach Holiday Festival of Lights

Jungle Bells Cirque at Jungle Island

Jungle Bells Cirque

What? On a magical Christmas night, Santa Claus found himself in quite the predicament when he lost control of his sleigh and landed deep in the heart of the jungle. Little did he know that this unexpected adventure would lead to a wildly wonderful celebration like no other!
In this enchanting holiday extravaganza, you'll witness the jungle animals coming together to give Santa and his reindeer a warm and unexpected welcome. Get ready to be dazzled by fantastic acrobatic performances that will leave you in awe.

When? December 2, 2023 - January 1, 2024

Where? Jungle Island

How Much? $19.99 includes full entrance to Jungle Island Garden

More info: www.junglebellscirque.com

Doral Holiday Celebration at the Park

Doral Holiday Fest

What? Celebrate the season with a night full of holiday entertainment for the whole family. Live performances and photos with Santa!

When? December 8, 2023 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Where? Doral Meadow Park

How Much? FREE, photos with Santa $5

More info: Doral Holiday Celebration at the Park


Ft. Lauderdale Winterfest Boat Parade

Winterfest Boat Parade in Ft. Lauderdale

Sailboats, Yachts, Barges, Gondolas, Kayaks... ANYTHING that floats, all decked up with thousands of lights and a merry spirit, traversing the waters of the intracoastal, what could be more fun this holiday season?!

On its 51st year, the Winterfest Boat Parade has become one of the most awaited events, this year the Ft. Lauderdale shoreline will be coming alive once again.

When?: Saturday December 16, 2023 - sails at 6:30 p.m. ends approximately 10:30 p.m.
Where?: Intracoastal Waterway from Ft. Lauderdale to Pompano Beach. Parade starts at the New River where parading boats will be lining up west from Stranahan House to the Performing Arts Center, then move along towards the Intracoastal where they start heading up. Parade ends just south of Atlantic Blvd, at Lake Santa Barbara in Pompano Beach.
How Much?: Free along parade route! See map below.
Where to watch?: Outdoor Parade Viewing Area at Las Olas Intracoastal Promenade Park: adults $30, children under 10 $25. There is parking at Las Olas Parking Garage (next to the viewing area) Guests will enjoy a festival atmosphere with live entertainment before and after the Parade. Gates open at 4:00 pm. Parade arrives at the viewing area at approximately 7:00 pm

Great spots to catch the parade is at one of the many bridges over the intracoastal at:

  • Las Olas Boulevard
  • Sunrise Boulevard
  • Oakland Park Boulevard
  • Commercial Boulevard

More info: Winterfest Boat Parade

Snow Fest and Holiday Parade at NMB City Hall

Doral Holiday Fest

What? A fun evening featuring live music, food, arts & crafts, games, snow mountain, carnival rides and don't miss the special holiday parade from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

When? December 9, 2023 - 5:00 pm

Where? North Miami Beach City Hall at 17011 NE 19th Ave. NMB FL 33162

How Much? FREE

More info: City of North Miami Beach FB Page


Nights of Lights at Pinecrest Gardens

Christmas Tree Lighting Doral

Pinecrest Gardens transforms into a winter wonderland dotted by thousands of twinkling lights that go up, through and around the whimsical botanical landscape.
Eat yummy treats, pictures with Santa, Story Time nights, face painting, train display, pajama nights, carolers, brewery nights and much more...

When? Select nights from December 9, 2023 to January 6, 2024 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where? Pinecrest Gardens at 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest, Florida 33156
How Much? $18 - $22

More info, tickets and Schedule of Events at the Banyan Bowl: www.pinecrestgardens.org

Holiday Drone Show in South Beach

Drone Show

What? A colorful drone show will light up the skies of Ocean Drive on a fantastic spectacle as hundreds of drones take flight over South Beach.
When? December 16, 2023 - 7:00 pm
Where?: Lummus Park between 12th and 13th Streets
How Much?: FREE!

More info: Ocean Drive Association FB Page

Winter Wonderland at North Shore Park

Winter Wonderland

What? Tree lighting ceremony, rides, games and entertainment, youth dance performances and visit by special guest.
When? December 15, 2023 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where?: North Shore Park at 501 72nd Street, Miami
How Much?: Ride wristband $5 for unlimited rides, refreshments for sale

More info: City of Miami Beach FB Page

POMP, SNOW & CIRQUEumstance - Cirque at the Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood

Cirque at the Diplomat

What? A new stage spectacular, immersive experience and holiday cirque show for the entire family.
Adapted from renowned Broadway director and Cirque Dreams founder Neil Goldberg's 9-time award-winning book and 7-time Telly Award holiday film, POMP, SNOW & CIRQUEumstance is an exhilarating journey with three best friends who master music, magic, and circus skills for the holiday season at a secret university before sharing their talents with the world.
This unique interactive holiday wonderland enchants with dazzling lights, decorations, photo opportunities, and the storybook characters. Aerial acts, gravity-defying circus performances, spellbinding magic, skating and cycling are performed in a show-stopping Broadway-style production.
An international cast of 30, over 200 costumes and an unforgettable grand appearance by Santa Claus himself make this entertainment phenomenon the perfect holiday gift.
When? December 22 - 30, 2023
Where?: Diplomat Beach Resort, Hollywood, FL, 3555 S Ocean Drive, Hollywood, Florida
How Much?: $39+

More info: www.cirqueatthediplomat.com

Meet & Greet with Santa at Sandrells River Theater

Meet and Greet with Santa at Sandrells River Theater

Santa is bringing the North Pole to the Sandrell Rivers Theater! Fantasy Theatre Factory invites you to a delightful meet and greet and holiday photo-op with Santa at Santa's Workshop.
You can also enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate with other holiday treats! Santa's Workshop doors are open to all!

When? December 22 - 23, 2023

Where? Sandrell Rivers Theater at 6103 NW 7th Ave. Miami, FL 33127

How Much? FREE ENTRY. Photo: $10, Photo, Cookie & Hot Chocolate and Cookies available for sale

More info and tickets: www.ftfshows.com

A Victorian Christmas at Historic Stranahan House

A Victorian Christmas at Stranahan House

The holidays are a beautiful and special time at the Historic Stranahan House Museum.

Enjoy costumed docents as they take you back in time to the Victorian era in the beautifully decorated Historic Stranahan House Museum. Learn how many holiday traditions started and how the pioneers celebrated Christmas in the early days of Fort Lauderdale.

When? December 14, 15, 21, 22, 23, 2023 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where? Historic Stranahan House Museum at 335 SE 6th Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale
How Much? $30 per person ($25 for members), advance registration required, limited tickets available for each day.
Paid public parking available offsite in the Riverside Hotel Parking Garage or alongside Las Olas Boulevard.

More info and tickets: www.stranahanhouse.org

Garden of Lights at Flamingo Gardens

Gardens of Lights at Flamingo Gardens

Thousands of lights and holiday decor fill the Arboretum and Wray Lawn at Flamingo Gardens! Flamingo Gardens' annual holiday event features an after-hours, self-guided walk through the botanical gardens adorned with thousands of lights and decorations. Enjoy visits with Santa and some of his friends along with nightly musical performances. Stop by the Flamingo Pond Snack Bar for holiday treats and beverages available for purchase.

When? December 15-23 and 26-30, 2023, 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm, until 11:00 pm Fridays and Saturdays
Where?: Flamingo Gardens at 3750 S. Flamingo Rd, Davie, FL 33330
How Much?: Daytime General Admission including Garden of Lights $24 per person, children (3-11) $17

More info and tickets: Garden of Lights at Flamingo Gardens

Magical Snowfall at Dolphin Mall

Christmas Magical Snow at Dolphin Mall

Miami's winter wonderland is back this year. To help bring on the magical flurry, Dolphin Mall will be giving away a light up snowflake wand for kids, and they can dance in the snow to holiday music.

When? Nightly from November 22, 2023 to January 7, 2024 at 7:00 pm, additional snowfall at 9:00 pm Fridays through Sundays. No blizzard on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day.
Where? Ramblas Plaza at Dolphin Mall
How Much? FREE

In addition, while you're at the mall, you can visit Photos with Santa, furry friends welcome on select nights also. Reservations strongly recommended, there are several photo packages available.

More info: www.shopdolphinmall.com

Santa On The Beach at Ft. Lauderdale Beach

Santa On The Beach

Yes it's Christmas in the sand! Don't miss this year's Santa's traditional candy giveaway along Fort Lauderdale Beach!

With twinkling eyes and smiling faces, Santa and his elves will begin spreading holiday cheer along Fort Lauderdale Beach Park distributing candy canes with glee.

When?: December 19, 2023 - 12:30 pm - Motorcade with Santa begins at noon and expected to arrive at Ft. Lauderdale Beach at 12:30 p.m.
Where?: 1100 Seabreeze Boulevard (Promenade just north of Ft. Lauderdale Beach Park)
Parade Route: The motorcade will begin at the Ft. Lauderdale Police Headquarters and proceed towards the Fort Lauderdale Beach Hub at Las Olas and A1A.
How Much?: FREE!

More Info Here: Santa On The Beach or follow their FB Page.

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    Miami Symphony Orchestra free Holiday Concert at Peacock Park - Coconut Grove

    Santa On The Beach

    Join in for a symphony of holiday joy with the Miami Symphony Orchestra at Peacock Park!

    Bring your blanket or chair, invite your friends and family, and live a magical night in Coconut Grove as we celebrate the most wonderful time of the year.

    This public event welcomes everyone to join in the festivities!

    When?: December 23, 2023 - 6:00 pm
    Where?: Peacock Park - Coconut Grove at 2820 McFarlane Road, Miami, FL 33133
    How Much?: FREE!

    More Info Here: https://coconutgrove.com.

    This Year's Holiday Entertainment Calendar, Concerts and Musicals

    Miami City Ballet's The Nutcracker

    The Nutcracker Ballet

    The holiday tradition you love will become even more magical...

    A vibrant and animated winter wonderland comes to life, featuring appearances by The Sugarplum Fairy, toy soldiers, and mischievous mice, all while retaining George Balanchine's iconic choreography and Tchaikovsky's timeless score.

    The Nutcracker performances will be at two venues this year:

    When? December 8 - 10, 2023
    Where? Au-Rene Theater at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts

    When? December 16 - 24, 2023
    Where? Ziff Opera House at the Adrienne Arsht Center

    How Much? ›› Find The Nutcracker Tickets

    An Evening of Holiday Classics: Christmas Candlelight Concerts

    Holiday Candlelight Concerts

    What?: Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations. Enjoy some of the most popular Holiday classics under the gentle glow of candlelight... featuring the Nutcracker, a Sinatra Christmas Special, Holiday Jazz, Vivaldi's Four Seasons and many more to choose from
    When?: Several Dates
    Where?: Many venues throughout Miami
    How Much?: $33+

    More info: Holiday Candlelight Concerts

    Andrea Bocelli Live in Concert

    Bocelli Christmas

    When? December 16 - 17, 2023

    Where? Hard Rock Live at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

    How Much? ›› Find Andrea Bocelli Tickets

    Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert

    Salute to Vienna New Years Concert

    Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert recreates the beauty of Vienna's golden era, led by a witty and charming conductor who is an expert in Viennese music, Salute to Vienna features a European cast of singers, ballroom dancers, and ballet that brings to life the music of Johann Strauss. Backed by the Strauss Symphony, the performance is rich with selections from beloved operettas, elegant dances, lively overtures, and the beautiful Blue Danube Waltz. Celebrate the start of the New Year with Salute to Vienna New Year's Concert!

    When? December 30, 2023
    Where? Adrienne Arsht Center Miami
    How Much? ›› Find Salute To Vienna Tickets in Miami

    Christmas Weekend Sports Events

    Miami Heat Christmas Week Home Games

    Miami Heat Tickets AA Arena

    When?
    - Miami Heat vs. Atlanta Hawks - December 22, 2023
    - Miami Heat vs. Philadelphia 76ers - December 25, 2023

    Where? Kaseya Center aka Miami Heat Arena

    How Much? ›› Find Tickets

    ›› Check for great discounts for Miami Heat Tickets at Groupon!!!

    Florida Panthers Christmas Week Home Games

    Florida Panthers Tickets BBT Center

    When? Florida Panthers vs. Vegas Golden Knights - December 23, 2023

    Where? Amerant Bank Arena, Sunrise

    How Much? ›› Find Tickets
    ›› Check for deals on Panthers Tickets at Groupon.

    Miami Dolphins Christmas Week Home Games

    Miami Dolphins schedule and tickets

    When? Miami Dolphins vs. Dallas Cowboys - December 24, 2023

    Where? Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, Florida

    How Much? ›› Find Tickets
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    Christmas Services

    Christmas Eve Midnight Mass and Christmas Day Services

    Christmas Mass Nativity Scene

    Bright poinsettias, twinkling lights, wonderful nativity scenes, children caroling and the fragrance of firs and incense filling the church, the Christmas Eve Midnight Mass has been a beautiful tradition for as long as I can remember. All our places of worship and the communities go out of their way to welcome and share in the spirit and purpose of the Christmas celebrations.

    Here are some places you can attend Midnight Mass on Christmas Eve in Miami as well as Christmas Day services. All services will be livestreamed.

    • Saint Patrick Catholic Church - 3716 Garden Avenue, Miami Beach 33140
      Phone (305) 531-1124
      Christmas Eve Midnight Mass: Multi-Lingual
      Christmas Day:
      English: 8:00 am, 9:30am, 11:00am
      Spanish: 12:30pm, 7:00pm
      More Info

    • Church of the Little Flower 2711 Indian Mound Trail, Coral Gables 33134
      Phone (305) 446-9950
      Christmas Eve Cantata: 11:30 pm
      Christmas Eve Midnight Mass: Bi-Lingual
      Christmas Day:
      English: 9:00am, 10:30am, 5:30pm
      Spanish: 12:30pm
      More Info

    • Coral Gables Congregational United Church of Christ 3010 De Soto Blvd. Coral Gables, FL 33134
      Phone (305) 446-9950
      Coral Gables Congregational United Church of Christ invites everyone to its historic sanctuary, located directly across from the Biltmore Hotel. Christmas Eve brings four engaging services:
      3:00 p.m. German-Language Service
      5:00 p.m. Family Service
      8:00 p.m. Outdoor Candlelight Service
      11:00 p.m. Traditional Candlelight Service
      All Christmas Eve services include an extravagant welcome and Christmas cookies! Every family, friend, neighbor, and traveler are invited to join in the joy of Christmas—and every Sunday service and multitude of other activities—at Coral Gables Congregational United Church of Christ.
      More Info

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